As Power Platform extends its reach beyond the realms of Dynamics 365 (CRM/CE/etc) and SharePoint, we’re starting to see some interesting integration challenges from Dataverse big brother – Finance and Operations. Today’s tip is from Parth Bhaidani. (Hey, you can have your name published here too – just drop your sizzling tip into email@example.com!) Dual-write […]
The administrator gave me a role in a Power Platform/Dynamics 365 environment, but I cannot see that environment in the environment selector from make.powerapps.com or the Power Platform Admin Center. Lots of people lately So if you cannot reach an environment after being granted access to it, I’ve discovered the following seemingly fool-proof method of […]
You create a model-driven app and open it in the Dynamics 365 mobile app or the Power Apps app (now supports model-driven). But when you click new record, you get a form but you cannot enter in data correctly — maybe there are some missing fields or something else is wrong. Dynamics 365 mobile uses […]
Checkers are everywhere. It used to be a game immortalized for me by Segura and Wormold in Our Man in Havana. Nowadays it’s ubiquitous software that just keeps poking their nose into the intricate world of citizenmanship. We have Power Apps checker, Flow checker, Solution checker, Portal checker, Power BI checker (phew, got carried away […]
So you followed tip 1290 and you customized your opportunity close form. Great! But now that you did that, users don’t see all of the win/lose status reasons to select when closing the opportunity. What’s up with that? First thing to remember is that the custom opportunity close is a quick create form for a […]
You migrate data to Dynamics 365/Common Data Service and in the migration, you close activities. After the migration, the activity timeline shows the migration account in the top line of every activity. Say you want to have the timeline display something other than the account who closed the task. How do you customize this layout? […]
For one of our customers we only use write-in products for the sales orders. (Some of you may wonder why do we use built-in sales orders in the first place but it eeez what it eeez). What I did notice is that the sales order entity will not recalculate manual items until the price list […]
In today’s tip, MVP Amey Holden reviews the revamped event management experience in Dynamics 365 management. From the official documentation: Use marketing forms in events: Event planners are able to use forms within the Marketing application to create forms for event registration, which enables event planners to build registration forms using a familiar drag-and-drop interface […]
Dynamics 365 2020 Wave 1 introduces new Power BI powered visualizations for analyzing your field service resource’s utilization. This dashboard does not require you to have a Power BI license. In today’s video tip, MVP’s Shawn Tabor and Scott Lefante show you the new resource utilization analytics dashboard.
Marketing data becomes much more usable in Dynamics 365 2020 Wave 1, with the ability to export the results of your customer journeys to Excel. In today’s video tip, MVP Amey Holden shows how this new feature works.